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Jeep Performance Products Adds Half Doors to Gladiator
Jeep® Performance Parts (JPP) from Mopar is introducing new half doors for the 2021 Jeep Gladiator, offering an enhanced open-air experience for the most off-road capable Jeep truck ever. “Open-air freedom is a hallmark of the Jeep brand,” said Jim Morrison, Vice President, Jeep Brand North America. “Following our... Read more
The ModernJeeper Show, Ep. 132 – San Juans, Skillz Day, Feelings of Accomplishment and Thoughts for Those who Think
Hello ModernJeepers, welcome to Episode 132 of The ModernJeeper Show, the show about Jeeps, Jeeping and Jeepers. If you’ve listened to this show for any period of time you know that we can just go all over the place… while the focus is on Jeeps, we can cover all... Read more
Jeep Wrangler With 2.0L Engine Recall
Jeep has just released a recall notice for am issue that involves the fuel supply line connector. The notice issued by the car manufacturer reveals that 2020 Wrangler models equipped with the available 2.0-liter engine may have a plastic fuel supply line connector attached to the high-pressure fuel pump... Read more
Jeep Sales Are Strong! FCA US Reports 2nd Qtr Sales
Driven by strong consumer demand for Jeep®, Ram, Dodge, Chrysler and Alfa Romeo brand vehicles, FCA US LLC reported a 32% increase in second-quarter sales over the same time period a year earlier. Retail sales rose 27% for the quarter. Fleet accounted for 12% of total sales. Total sales... Read more
The ModernJeeper Show, Ep. 130 – Fires, Humidity, Upcoming Events and figuring out the Bronco
Hello ModernJeepers welcome to Episode 130 of The ModernJeeper Show, the show about Jeeps, Jeeping and Jeepers. Matson is sitting in the middle of California Burnin’ while Corey & Jessy are in the middle of Pigeon Forge getting ready for the Smoky Mountain Jeep Invasion where it is HOT,... Read more
The New 2022 Jeep Compass
While it’s not a Jeep Wrangler, it is still a Jeep, and the technology that goes into these “other” Jeep models is likely to appear in future models that we know and love. The 2022 Jeep Compass was debuted at the Chicago Auto Show in July and is scheduled... Read more
Jeep Gladiator Production Halted…But New Color Coming!
I know the headline is very vague and we have never been ones to promote “click bait”…but Jeep has actually halted production of the Jeep Gladiator. Not for any structural or crazy problems…but simply because of the lack and shortage of microchips. According to the Detroit News, “Stellantis NV’s... Read more
The ModernJeeper Show, Ep. 126 – Flashback to the San Juans of Colorado
Hello ModernJeepers, welcome to a special episode of The ModernJeeper Show, the show about Jeeps, Jeeping and Jeepers. Since Corey & Jessy are somewhere on the Morrison Jeep Trail and Matson is am preparing for surgery on his Achilles, we... Read more
Happy 80th Birthday Jeep! The 4xe is the new 4×4!
On July 15, 1941, the former Willys-Overland Co. signed a contract with the U.S. War Department to begin production of the first military Jeep® vehicle. Eighty years later, the Jeep brand thrives around the world with a product lineup that continues to expand into new segments, a devoted community... Read more
The ModernJeeper Show, Ep. 124 – Tillamook, Beaches & Driverless Jeeps
Hello ModernJeepers, welcome to Episode 124 of The ModernJeeper Show… the show about Jeeps, Jeeping and Jeepers. This week Jessy is away while Corey & Matson catch up on the last two weeks of adventure, good times, bad habits and good karma. They share some stories from last weekend’s... Read more